troubleshooting Question

Set Text in a window

Avatar of at_the_biginning
at_the_biginningFlag for United States of America asked on
Visual Basic Classic
7 Comments1 Solution192 ViewsLast Modified:
I want to be able to set text in another window TextBox or RichTextBox
For example: If i want to do this in a regular VB Form i do it like these...

Private Sub Command1_Click()
Text1.SelText = " Experts exchange"
End Sub

Of course this is just something simple in a textbox
But what i realy need is to set it in another window like NetMeeting or Windows Messenger.

Call SendMessageByString(windowmessenger, WM_SETTEXT, .SelText = " Some Text Here")

at_the_biginning
Join the community to see this answer!
Join our exclusive community to see this answer & millions of others.
Unlock 1 Answer and 7 Comments.
Join the Community
Learn from the best

Network and collaborate with thousands of CTOs, CISOs, and IT Pros rooting for you and your success.

Andrew Hancock - VMware vExpert
See if this solution works for you by signing up for a 7 day free trial.
Unlock 1 Answer and 7 Comments.
Try for 7 days

”The time we save is the biggest benefit of E-E to our team. What could take multiple guys 2 hours or more each to find is accessed in around 15 minutes on Experts Exchange.

-Mike Kapnisakis, Warner Bros